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Compare and contrast Washington irving an Nathaniel Hawthorne?

Both are male American authors writing in the Romantic era in the New England region of America. Their main difference is stylistic: Irving specialized in shorter stories abou (MORE)

Was Washington irving ever married?

No, He was engaged to Matilda Hoffmann who died at age 17. He never married or became engaged again.
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Did Washington Irving have any children?

Washington Irving was an American author. His is not known to have  married or have had children. His works include "The Legend of  Sleepy Hollow".
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Helpful Swimming Tips for Dogs

Swimming, for dogs, is a natural ability, and most dogs are ready to jump right in the pool with the rest of the family and dog paddle around the pool easily. Some dogs may ha (MORE)

How many sisters did Washington irving have?

Washington Irving had 3 sisters named Ann, Catherine, and Sarah.  Washington had 6 brothers but some of them had died when they were  young. Washington was the youngest in t (MORE)

Who was Washington irving named after?

Washington Irving was named after George Washington. He was born on  April 3, 1783, which was the same week the residents of New York  City learned of the end of the Revolut (MORE)

What writing techniques did Washington Irving use?

One of the most successful American writers in the colonies,  Washington Irving's stories had a very distinct European style. He  was a master of stylized prose with a stron (MORE)